HWA Debut Crown

This award is for the best historical novel by a first-time fiction author of any nationality first published in the UK in English during the Judging Period.

HWA Endeavour Ink Gold Crown

This award is for the best historical novel first published in the UK in English during the Judging Period.

HWA Non-Fiction Crown
This award is for the best non-fiction work published in the UK in English during the Judging Period.

Timeline

Nominations open: 1st September 2016
Nominations close: 28th February 2017
Longlist announced: 3rd July 2017
Shortlist announced: 13th July 2017
Winner announced: 7th November 2017